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Icon of the event Passages Canada Presents: Henry Agassi
Wed Jul 05, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Annette Street

Passages Canada is a storytelling initiative of Historica Canada, working to build understanding and respect for Canada?s shared history and values....

Icon of the event Hot Doc Fridays: The World Before Her
Fri May 26, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

A rare glimpse into the world of two opposing camps of young women in India: a group of 20 contestants in the Miss India beauty pageant, and a camp for young girls, belonging to a female wing of a militant fundamentalist mov...

Icon of the event Magic Show with WonderPhil the Magic Guy
Fri Jul 28, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Enjoy our special Summer Reading Club magic show for the whole family at Oakwood Village Library auditorium!...

Icon of the event Saturday Family Movie: Trolls
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Join us in the auditorium Saturday afternoons from 2-4 pm....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 27
Sat Jun 10
Sat Aug 19
Icon of the event Indigenous Voices Rising
Thu Jun 22, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Has mainstream success changed the role of Indigenous culture within native communities? This event celebrates the rise of indigenous storytelling and considers the challenges facing artists and writers who seek to remain bot...

Icon of the event Tuesday Docs - History, Mystery and Discoveries
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Documentaries present us with a better understanding of our past, present and future. This weekly program is a small captivating selection of local and international films from our collection....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 30
Icon of the event Puppet Show: The Frog Prince
Wed Jul 12, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Join us for our summer puppet show special, the Wednesday edition! Based on the Brothers Grimm fairy tale. A spoiled princess learns to keep the promises she makes. All ages. No registration required. For information, please ...

Icon of the event Hot Doc Fridays: The Sacred Sundance
Fri Jun 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

An account of a rare transmission of a sacred ceremony from one first nation to another within Canada. The film shows how the Sundance ritual brings social and spiritual healing to the indigenous communities in the East Coas...

Icon of the event Kids & Family Beginner Ukulele!
Fri Jun 30, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Annette Street

Come to the library & learn how to play the ukulele! We will have some ukuleles to share, but bring your uke if you have one....

Icon of the event Team 88: North American Indigenous Games
Tue Jun 06, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

The North American Indigenous Games (NAIG) being held in Toronto this July is expected be the largest sporting and cultural gathering of Indigenous Peoples in North America. Learn about the games, cool sports and Indigenous c...